Manufacturing Technician

Job Title: Manufacturing Technician
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Newport, Wales
Salary: Up to £25 per hour + Ltd
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 1811-85_1545903238
Contact Name: Chris Doyle
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 27, 2018 09:33

Job Description

Sitec have a requirement for a Manufacturing technician for our client based in Newport. This is a contract position for an initial 6 months however extension is likely. The pay rate for this role is £25p/hr Ltd.

Job Outline

The role requires a person with extensive experience of electronic equipment assembly, test, diagnosis and repair. The person must be capable of working on complex prototype, pre-production and production electronic equipment and be capable of carrying our surface mount repair work to PCB's
Key Responsibilities:

* Survey, test and repair a variety of communication products in accordance with test procedures.
* Build, test and repair of complex low volume communication products, in accordance with existing assembly and test procedures.
* Maintain and develop product assembly and test capability by identifying potential process improvements and contributing to their implementation.

Main Activities

* To ensure cost, time and quality targets are achieved for allocated tasks.
* Build, survey, test, repair and maintain complex equipment.
* Control the security of these products whilst ensuring records and databases are kept up to date.
* Ensure PCB's are repaired to IPC standards.
* Carry out Manufacturability analysis and formal feedback to design engineering.
* Manage stock of components to support workload.

Key Skills

Self-Motivated, results driven with experience in diagnostic fault finding down to component level on complex communication products with a desire to improve products and the processes used to build/test.

Potential candidates must have knowledge/experience of:

* Must be capable of building trustworthy relationships with internal customers, sub-contractor and peers.
* Have knowledge of the cost of quality and providing value and recommendations to improve the quality of outgoing products.
* Hands on experience of applicable assembly, test and diagnosis techniques for complex electronic assemblies.
* Knowledge of low volume highly complex communication products.
* Must be able to co-ordinate and lead the activities necessary to ensure that products are built, repaired and tested efficiently.


Must be qualified to A-level/BTEC Level 3 in STEM subjects, or equivalent vocational qualifications

This vacancy is being advertised by Sitec.

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